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Rep. Jim Cooper

Democrat  •  5th District, Tennessee  •  13th Term  •  Sworn In 1983
Current Term 2015 - 2017 View All

Cooper was born July 19, 1954 in Shelbyville, Tennessee. He is the son of former governor of Tennessee Prentice Cooper. He graduated from the University of North Carolina, University of Oxford and the Harvard University Law School.

In 1982, he won the Democratic primary for the new 4th Congressional District, which had been created when Tennessee gained a district after the 1980 census. Read More...

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1536 Longworth HOB; Washington DC 20515-4205
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